45 Bleecker Street
(Between Lafayette and Mott Streets)
New York, NY 10012
FringeNYC: COBU – Dance like Drumming, Drum like Dancing.
Fri, Aug 12, 2011, 9:45 pm - Thu, Aug 25, 2011, 11:59 pm
$70 for a Fiver Pass, $120 for a Flex Pass good for 10 shows, and $500 for an all-you-can-see Lunatic Pass. Purchase passes online or call (866) 468-7619.
Founded by Yako Miyamoto, from the hit STOMP and the Hollywood movie COBU 3D, this all-girl taiko drum group mixes traditional with funk and hip-hop for performances like you’ve never seen before.
Produced by COBU Inc.
Directed and choreographed by Yako Miyamoto
The New York International Fringe Festival (FringeNYC), the largest multi-arts festival in North America, will celebrate its 15th anniversary this summer. From August 12-28, the festival offers programming by 200 of the world’s best emerging theater troupes and dance companies in 20 venues in Lower Manhattan. FringeNYC shows run 2 pm-midnight weekdays, and noon-midnight on weekends. Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door.
With attendance topping 75,000 people, FringeNYC is New York City’s fifth largest cultural event (just behind New York International Auto Show, Tribeca Film Festival, New York City Marathon and New York Comic Con).